Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

False house button spider

Theridion delicatum


Second photo shows spider in its web with a lot of dead prey accumulating outside. Being disturbed by the camera, it dropped to the ground where the rest of the photos were taken. ±12 mm in size.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 8 years ago


Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

nice series

Johan Heyns
Spotted by
Johan Heyns

Lesedi Local Municipality, Gauteng, South Africa

Spotted on May 23, 2012
Submitted on May 24, 2012

Related Spottings

Theridion adrianopoli Tangle-web Spider False House Button Spider Comb footed spider

Nearby Spottings

House fly Harlequin ladybird, Asian lady beetle or Japanese ladybug Small Verdant Hawk moth Banded crepe
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors